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Group Members
Morten Ring Eskildsen
Professor, Group Leader
Email: eskildsen@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-4010

B.Sc. (1992) and M.Sc. (1994) from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Ph.D. from Risø National Laboratory (Denmark) jointly with the University of Copenhagen, 1998.
Postdoc. at Risø, 1998 - 1999; University of Geneva (Switzerland), 1999 - 2003.
Assistant Professor of Physics at Notre Dame, 2003 - 2009; Associate Professor, 2009 - 2014; Professor, 2014 - present.
Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2014.

David Green
Graduate student, STM/STS
Email: david.b.green.145@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-2214/574-631-3949

B.S. University of California - Irvine, 1998.
M.S. from California State University - Fullerton, 2011.

Joined the group in December 2012.

Allan Leishman
Graduate student, STM/STS
Email: allan.w.leishman.1@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-2214/574-631-3949

B.S. from Kent State University, 2015.

Joined the group in November 2015.

Liz Louden
Graduate student, SANS
Email: edewaard@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-0186

B.S. from Lewis University, 2013.

Joined the group in February 2014.

Maciej Olszewski
Undergraduate student, Molecular dynamics simulations
Email: maciej.w.olszewski.5@nd.edu

Expects to graduate in 2019 with a B.S. in physics.

Joined the group in January 2016.
Currently at Los Alamos National Laboratory working with Drs. Cynthia and Charles Reichhardt.

Photo Solis 5000
Solis Master 5000
Java Fellow

Born in Zurich, Switzerland. Specializes in preparing an exquisite shot of espresso with a delicious crema. Solis is a demanding associate, however, accepting only the finest Italian Kimbo beans.

Joined the group in October 2003.


Former Members & Visitors
Postdocs. Prof. Dilip Pal (10/2004 - 06/2006)
Associate professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India.
Graduate students Dr. Carlos Chaparro (01/2010 - 05/2013)
Assistant Professor of Physics at Borough of Manhattan Community College.

Dr. Pinaki Das (01/2008 - 08/2012)
Postdoc. in the Neutron and X-ray Scattering Group at Ames Laboratory.

Dr. Lisa DeBeer-Schmitt (11/2003 - 08/2008)
GP-SANS lead instrument scientist at the High Flux Isotope Reactor, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Dr. John Densmore (05/2005 - 06/2009)
Research physicist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

Dr. Steve Kuhn (12/2012 - 05/2017)
Postdoc. in the Haravifard Group at Duke University.

Dr. Cornelius Griggs (01/2008 - 08/2012)
Assistant research scientist in the Gravitation Experiment Group at the University of Maryland.

Dr. Cathy Rastovski (01/2010 - 06/2014)
Patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Dr. Ruobing Xie (09/2004 - 12/2008)
Associate Professor at the Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics.
Notre Dame undergraduates Nick Anderson (09/2008 - 05/2009)
Matt Anthony (01/2011 - 05/2011)
Tanu Bera (06/2004 - 01/2006)
Craig Cahillane (09/2012 - 05/2014)
Callaghan Commers (01/2016 - 12/2016)
Michael Dimen (01/2016 - 12/2016)
AJ Fleck (11/2012 - 05/2013)
Matt Hogancamp (09/2004 - 06/2005)
Will Morgenlander (11/2014 - 12/2015)
Tommy O'Brien (02/2009 - 05/2010)
Eric Saito (09/2006 - 05/2007)
Jason Saroni (11/2014 - 12/2015)
Kim Schlesinger (01/2010 - 05/2011)
Kim Smith (11/2012 - 02/2014)
Chris Steiner (10/2011 - 05/2014)
Chris Torres (9/2012 - 5/2013)
Ted Zinzer (1/2012 - 5/2012)
Dave Vidovich (11/2014 - 12/2015)
Zach Weems (11/2012 - 05/2014)
REU students Joe Archer (Summer 2016)
Tim Blasius (Summer 2008)
Anna Czerepak (Summer 2011)
Bridgette Davey (Summer 2017)
Joe Hlevyack (Summer 2012)
Allan Leishman (Summer 2014)
William Martinez (Summer 2006)
Kristian Rovira (Summer 2007)
Antony Vydrin (Summer 2005)
High school students Kevin Wu (Summer 2011)

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